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Lobster Lovers Beer - Rinkuškiai Alaus Darykloje

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130 Ratings

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Ratings: 130
Reviews: 78
rAvg: 2.88
pDev: 25.69%
Wants: 3
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Rinkuškiai Alaus Darykloje visit their website

Style | ABV
Euro Strong Lager |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Red Label

(Beer added by: letsgopens on 12-22-2007)
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3.73/5  rDev +29.5%

Review from BeerAdvocate Magazine Issue #44 (Sep 2010):

Brilliantly clear golden color with a creamy white head. Hints of cherry, white chocolate and rose water in the nose ... seems the alcohol wants to take over even in a subtle manner. Creamy body with a struggling crispness. Maltiness is pretty sweet with some vague fruit and buttery flavors. Warmth from the alcohol is of a clean solvent and peppery likeness. More malt sweetness in the end, though the beer does move forward. Surprisingly good, and for its hefty strength, it does not stray too far. The name says it all ... this would be good with a fresh lobster and drawn butter.

BeerAdvocate, Jan 11, 2011
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3.2/5  rDev +11.1%

amalburg, Sep 03, 2014
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3/5  rDev +4.2%

CorgiDad, Sep 02, 2014
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2/5  rDev -30.6%

GRG1313, Aug 06, 2014
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3/5  rDev +4.2%

Rlhinson2104, Jul 08, 2014
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5/5  rDev +73.6%

Fist off, I've played a lot of shows around the Cleveland, Ohio area. I get drink tickets and like to try new beers each time. I came across Lobster at my local Rieders here in concord Ohio. It was very cheap for $1.99 us, 9.5%. I have been hooked since only need a couple of these to last all night long.

Yes, I've heard the taste is strong or miserable, tastes like toilet water, bottle drained,for others online. I have to beg the differ. I tell people about lobster lovers all the time, give it away to friends, ect,.

It recently has risen in price to $2.49. (1pt .09oz) I'm hooked and will gladly pay it.

If this is considered an "ok" as far as taste to price for European standards, I'd like to try a better!

Rickyfiske, Jul 06, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +56.3%

boxer0029, Jun 19, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +30.2%

rypkr, May 20, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -13.2%

atrocity, Apr 29, 2014
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2.25/5  rDev -21.9%

robertjskelton, Feb 23, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +21.5%

OKCNittany, Feb 13, 2014
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1.75/5  rDev -39.2%

Mrose78, Feb 09, 2014
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2.85/5  rDev -1%

Smells boozy and musty. Tastes the same, with hints of bread and banana, typical for the yeasts used in the Baltic states. I started drinking it too cold, but the second half of the bomber was poured into a room temperature glass and was quite a bit better. Thick full mouthfeel, feels like a triple. I wasn't sure what to expect from a beer with a huge lobster on the label, but my expectations were not high. Overall a decent beer but not one I'd choose again.

HerculesRM, Feb 02, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +12.8%

swgwilt, Jan 14, 2014
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4/5  rDev +38.9%

tard24, Jan 02, 2014
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2/5  rDev -30.6%

Cloaked_Phantom, Jan 01, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +12.8%

humulusphile, Dec 17, 2013
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2.25/5  rDev -21.9%

NonicPanic, Dec 05, 2013
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3/5  rDev +4.2%

RochefortChris, Dec 04, 2013
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1.5/5  rDev -47.9%

crowsnest, Dec 01, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +21.5%

Lobster Lovers Beer has a thick, foamy, yellowish-white head, lots of thick lacing, an enormous amount of bubbles, and a hazy, orange-gold appearance. The aroma is very strong and bracing- one gets super-sweet, alcohilic barley malt and candi sugar. Taste is of sickly-sweet barley malt, melted hard candy, alcohol, barley malt, and bread. Mouthfeel is heavy, and Lobster Lovers Beer finishes sweet, harsh, and minimally drinkable. But, even with all the harshness and the jarring experience, it is a good one, and I score it excellent.


RonaldTheriot, Oct 08, 2013
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2/5  rDev -30.6%

the1stfo, Oct 02, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +30.2%

Duwey, Aug 07, 2013
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3/5  rDev +4.2%

ejimhof, Jul 24, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev +12.8%

bmjivi221, Jul 16, 2013
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Lobster Lovers Beer from Rinkuškiai Alaus Darykloje
68 out of 100 based on 130 ratings.